Thanks-4-Giving 2020

Current Turkey Tally: 3,707

Our 2020 Thanks-4-Giving Turkey Drive with Catholic Charities Of Broome County is happening now through the evening of Friday, November 20th out front of the Vestal Wal-Mart. Just look for the Wilkins RV trailer!

There are many families here in the Southern Tier who need a little extra help putting a meal on the table this Thanksgiving. Please help out by donating a frozen turkey or non-perishable food item.

Cash donations are accepted on-site, on the Catholic Charities website here, or by texting TURKEYLOVEBC to 50155 (standard rates apply)

Here are just a few of the items we are looking for (please try to avoid glass jars if possible):

  • Frozen Turkeys (cannot be thawed, all sizes appreciated for families big and small) 
  • Turkey certificates
  • stuffing mix
  • gravy mix
  • canned cranberries or cranberry sauce
  • canned vegetables
  • mashed potato mix 
  • canned fruit canned
  • juice/coffee/tea/hot chocolate
  • brownie/cake mix
  • pie crust
  • canned pie filling
  • Anything else non-perishable (anything else that you think a family might like with their Thanksgiving meal)

Major Donations:

  • Howard Hanna Real Estate - 809 turkeys
  • Matco - 619 turkeys
  • Local First Responders
  • SERVPRO - 110 turkeys
  • Van Cott Jewelers (Birdie & Bill Levine) - 80 turkeys

None of this would be possible without your generosity and the following sponsors:

Fidelis Care

Wilkins RV

Catholic Charities of Broome County

Coughlin & Gerhart

Superior Plus Propane

Tall Pines Players Club

Willow Run Foods


Van Cott Jewelers

Visions Federal Credit Union

21st Century Pools & Spas